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police stopped runners dead in their tracks before they could reach the bomb site. susan mcginnis is in boston. susan, what is the latest? >> reporter: the people of boston are waking up to the aftermath of this horrific attack. we're standing about three blocks in front of exactly where that happened. police have cordoned off a three to five-block radius around the area where these two blasts went off. the fbi has taken over the investigation. the white house says these attacks are being treated as an act of terror. a pair of explosions at the finish line of the boston marathon. the bloody scene shocked many here in boston and around the world. >> you hear about things in other countries and other places and i guess in the united states we have to be aware that perhaps more of that will be coming our way. >> reporter: the investigation started almost immediately. officials cordoned off several blocks around the bomb site in order to allow bomb squad detectives to sweep the area for more explosive devices. early tuesday morning we learned federal and local authorities are searchin
go door to door trying to find the surviving suspect. cbs reporter susan mcginnis has been following the overnight developments in the boston area. that suspect was killed early this morning in a shootout with police. here's susan mcginnis with more. >>> reporter: explosions and gunshots pierced the early- morning hours as police closed ine su othects if the boston marathon bombings. officers are going door to looking for one of the men who they say opened fire on them early this morning. >> we are asking you to stay indoors, to stay in your homes, for the time being. >> reporter: police say this man, the man identified as suspect number 2 in the boston marathon bombings, is still on the loose. >> we believe this to be a terrorist. we believe this to be a man who has come here to kill people. >> reporter: suspect number one the man in the black hat is now reportedly dead from multiple gunshot wounds and possibly even blast wounds. >> an officer has been shot. >> reporter: the events began late thursday night when two men allegedly shot and killed a police officer at m.i.t. they then
from two explosions near the finish line. cbs reporter susan mcginnis has the latest from boston. >> reporter: a pair of explosions, the bloody scene shocked many. >> you hear about things in other places, in the united states we have to be aware that perhaps more of that will be coming our way. >> reporter: the investigation started almost immediately, officials cordoned off blocks around the bomb site in order to allow bomb squad detectives to sweep the area for more explosive devices. early tuesday morning, we learned federal and local authorities are searching an apartment of someone they call a person of interest in a boston suburb of revere. >> this is a very thorough and active and fluid investigation. >> reporter: police searched surveillance cameras in the area, cbs learned at least one piece of video shows a man carrying two backpacks who was in the area before the blast. >> they are trying to sweep the other cameras in the area, that shot is only from the back, they want to see who the person is from the front and if he might be relevant. >> reporter: president obama v
not finish. the white house is treating this as an act of terrorism. here is susan mcginnis. >> reporter: police removed bags from an apartment in revere, massachusetts. a suburb of boston ten miles from here. no word on what might be in those bags, but there is no official suspect, no official motive for the attacks. a pair of explosions at the finish line of the boston marathon, the bloody scene shocked many here in boston and around the world. >> you hear about things in other countries, other places, and i guess in the united states we have to be aware that perhaps more of that will be coming our way. >> reporter: the investigation started almost immediately, officials cordoned off several box around the bomb site in order to allow bomb squad detectives to sweep the area for more explosive devices. early tuesday morning, we learned federal and local authorities are searching an apartment of someone they are calling a person of interest in the boston suburb of revere. >> this is a very thorough investigation. >> reporter: police searched surveillance cameras in the area, cbs news conf
of the two suspects yesterday. we have more now from cbs reporter susan mcginnis in boston. >>> reporter: explosions and gunshots pierced the early- morning hours as police closed in on the suspects in the boston marathon bombings. officers are going door to door looking for one of the men who they say opened fire on them early this morning. >> we are asking you to stay indoors, to stay in your homes, for the time being. >> reporter: police say this man, the man identified as suspect number 2 in the boston marathon bombings is still on the loose. >> we believe this to be a terrorist. we believe this to be a man who has come here to kill people. >> reporter: suspect number one the man in the black hat is now reportedly dead from multiple gunshot wounds and possibly even blast wounds. >> the officer has been shot. >> reporter: the events began late thursday night when two men allegedly shot and killed th then reportedlystole car at gunpoint and headed to watertown. that's where police caught up with them and the gunfight ensued. the suspects reportedly used other weapons against the cops d
are completed. that's where susan mcginnis is this morning. susan. >> reporter: anne-marie, good morning. this is boylston street, part of that six-block region that's going to be reopened. that memorial will be relocated to copley square park. meanwhile nearby at beth israel hospital in a major development, the surviving suspect is communicating with the authorities. 19-year-old dzhokhar tsarnaev is reportedly awake and responding to investigators' questions. sources tus writing out his answers because of a gu throat that's left him unable to speak. a special interrogation team from the fbi will handle tsarnaev's questioning. >> how did they plan this, what was their motive, did they have help, and are there others out there. >> reporter: it appears dzhokhar and his older brother tamerlan were planning to set off other bombs. >> they were going to attack other individuals. >> reporter: tamerlan was killed during a shoot-out with police. dzhokhar escaped but was caught friday night hiding in a boat. charges against him could be filed as early as today. the city of boston will take time t
the public to help them find who planted those two bombs, last night the victims were remembered. susan mcginnis is in boston with the latest. susan, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, anne-marie. investigators working with thousands of tips say they believe both bombs were hidden in back packs inside pressure cookers and constructed in such al way as to cause maximum death and injury. fbi photos show remnants of what they believe is a pressure cooking used as a bomb casing in the boston marathon explosions. when used as a bomb, pressure cookers briefly contain the explosion, magnifying the power of the device. >> there has been some debris recovered from some of the rooftops nearby as well as some of the debris has been embedded in some of the buildings nearby. so that gives you a scope of the power of the blast. >> reporter: they also filled the pot with bbs and nails in order to injure as many people as possible. it worked. the shrapnel tore through limbs forcing doctors to perform several amputations. >> almost all of them had such severe trauma in their lower extremities that it was j
of controversy. >> two players tied at the end to force playoff. susan mcginnis shows us who walked away with the green jacket. >> reporter: a dramatic finish at the masters on rainy sunday adam scott won a playoff, the first australian to win this tournament. >> winning your first major is an extra special that happened here at augusta national. >> i think it's a combination of everything. >> he came from behind in regulations and made this caught on the eighth to take the lead, but he made of his own at 18 supports the playoff. it ended up being a frustrating tournament for tiger woods who was favorite going in. he stayed within striking distance but he couldn't over come the controversial two stroke penalty he received for an illegal drop on friday. >> we can do that what if scenario. we lose more tournaments than we win out here. >> you know, another fan favorite, more for his age than his final score. >> yes. >> the 14-year-old the youngest player ever to mpat th will now trade his golf clubs for textbooks. >> where do you stand on your homework? >> yeah, probably tonight. >> repor
has been communicating with officials by writing. susan mcginnis reports that suspect is unable to speak. >>> reporter: 19-year-old dzhokhar tsarnaev is reportedly awake and responding to investigators' question. sources tell us he is writing out his answers because of a gunshot wound in his throat that has left him unable to speak. a special interrogation team from the fbi will handle the questioning. >> how did they plan this, what was the motive, did they have help and are there others ou th >> reporter: it appes johar as his older brother tamerlan were prepared to set off more bombs when police caught up with them early friday morning. >> they were going to attack other individuals. that's my belief at this point in time. >> reporter: tamerlan was killed during a shootout with police. jahar escaped but was caught friday night hiding in a boat. charges against him could be filed as early as today. the city of boston will take time to mark the one-week anniversary of the marathon bombings. at 2:50 this afternoon, the city will observe a moment of silence followed by bell ringi
to be the focus of the investigation? as susan mcginnis reports, images show at least one man deemed suspicious in the moments prior to the explosion. >>> reporter: the scene of the second bomb that went off during monday's boston marathon may give us our first look at the suspected bomber. sources tell cbs news that security cameras at a lord & taylor store captured a man leaving a bag in the area just before the blast. the suspect is described as a young white man seen carrying a backpack and talking on a cell phone. sources say he was wearing a black jacket, a gray hoodie and white baseball cap turned backwards on his head. just after the first bomb went off, the suspect left the scene. moments later, the second bomb detonated. investigators are also looking at cell phone records hoping to match one of the calls to the man seen in the video. >> there were people with their clothes burning off. >> reporter: karen and her husband john felt the first blast while waiting for their daughter to call to finish the marathon. the bomb tore through john's legs. >> my husband kept saying, my leg, my le
alive behind the boston marathons. >> as susan mcginnis tells us that suspect is too seriously injured to speak. >> reporter: law enforcement officers remain staked out this morning at the boston hospital dzhokhar tsarnaev is being held under heavy guard waiting to charge him. his injuries are serious, including a bullet wound to his neck that investigators say may have been self-inflicted. >> they say it appears from the wound that he might have stuck a gun in his mouth and fired. >> reporter: that could have happened when police found him hiding in a boat in watertown friday night. investigators released infrared video that shows him inside. >> i think all of the law enforcement professionals are hoping for a host of reasons that the suspect survived because we have a million questions. >> reporter: they include determining if johar and his brother tamerlan tsarnaev who was killed friday in a shoot out with police were so called lone wolves or had connections to a terrorist organization. the new york times reports tamerlan tsarnaev's application for u.s. citizenship was under review
. susan mcginnis now joins us live from boston where investigators have plenty of questions for that young suspect and she has more now. susan, good morning. >> reporter: frank and michelle, good morning. dzhokhar tsarnaev hasn't been able to talk but he is communicating with investigators and they have a lot of questions for him. meanwhile today in boston, people are trying to get back to normal to their routine as a new workweek starts. boylston street is getting ready to reopen. 19-year-old dzhokhar tsarnaev is reportedly awake and responding to investigators' question. sources tell us he is writing out his answers because of a gunshot wound in his throat that has left him unable to speak. a special interrogation team from the fbi will handle the questioning. >> how did they plan this, what was the motive, did they have help and are there others out there? >> reporter: it appears johar as his older brother tamerlan were prepared to set off more bombs when police caught up with them early friday morning. >> they were going to attack other individuals. that's my belief at this point in ti
has been beefed up. cbs reporter susan mcginnis now with the latest. >> reporter: investigators following thousands of leads say they believe both bombs were hidden in backpacks and inside of those were metal pressure cookers constructed in such a way as to maximize injury and death. >>> reporter: fbi photos show remnants of what they believe is a pressure cooker used as a bomb casing in the boston marathon explosions. when used as a bomb, pressure cookers briefly contain the explosion magnifying the power of the device. >> there has been some debris recovered from some of the rooftops nearby as well as some of the debris has been embedded in some of the buildings nearby. so that gives you just a kind of a scope of the power of the blasts. >> reporter: authorities say the bomber also filled the pot with bbs and nails in order to injure as many people as possible. it worked. the shrapnel tore through limbs, forcing doctors to perform several amputations. >> almost all of them had such severe trauma in their lower extremity that was beyond salvation. we just completed what the bom
to boston for a memorial service. and susan mcginnis is in boston. susan, good morning. >> reporter: anne-marie, good morning. a man in this lord & taylor surveillance video is seen dropping a bag near the finish line, and the image matches the account of images of those who saw a man seen leaving the scene. this could be the first major break in this case. the scene of the second bomb that went off during monday's boston marathon may give us our first look at the suspected bomber. sources tell cbs news that a security cameras at a lord & taylor store captured a man leaving a bag in the area just before the blast. the suspect is described as a young white man seen carrying a back pack and talking on a cell phone. sources say he was wearing a black jacket, a gray hoodie, and a white baseball cap turned backward on his head. just after the first bomb went off, the suspect left the scene. moments later the second bomb detonated. investigators are also looking at cell phone records hoping to match one of the calls to the man seen in the video. >> there were people with their clothes burning o
to reconstruct the devices to determine who built them. the fbi received more than 2,000 tips meanwhile. susan mcginnis has the latest live from boston. >> reporter: working from a couple of thousand leads, the fbi says the range of suspects in this terror case is wide open and investigators are finding out more about how these explosions were carried out. >>> reporter: fbi photos show remnants of what they believe is a pressure cooker used as a bomb casing in the boston marathon explosions. when used as a bomb, pressure cookers briefly contain the explosion magnifying the power of the device. >> there has been some debris recovered from some of the rooftops nearby as well as some of the debris has been embedded in some of the buildings nearby. so that gives you just a kind of a scope of the power of the blasts. >> reporter: authorities say the bomber also filled the pot with bbs and nails in order to injure as many people as possible. it worked. the shrapnel tore through limbs, forcing doctors to perform several amputations. >> almost all of them had such severe trauma in their lower extremity that wa
has the white house scrambling for a response and the white house calling for action. susan mcginnis is in washington this morning. good morning, susan. >> good morning, vinita. there is more violence reported today nier tear the capital of damascus. a state-run television agency says the prime minister has escape add bomb that was an assassination attempt. now the u.s. response militarily so far has been minimal, but the republicans on capitol hill want the u.s. to do more. they don't agree on exactly what, but they say inaction on the part of the u.s. is dangerous. rebel troops battled government forces in damascus on sunday near a complex that has been linked to syrian chemical weapons programs. >> there are a number of caches of these chemical weapons. they cannot fall into the hands of the jihadists. >> reporter: many of the rebel fighters are affiliated with al qaeda groups and there's a big concern here in the u.s. that the weapons will fall into the wrong hands. >> the next bomb that goes off in america may not have nails and glass in it. >> lawmakers on capitol hill are push
,000 so far. cbs reporter susan mcginnis reports. >> reporter: fbi photos show pressure cookers used as bomb casings in the boston marathon explosives. when used as a bomb, pressure cookers briefly contain the explosion magnifying the power of the device. >> debris from rooftops and embedded in some of the buildings nearby so that gives you kind of a scope of the blast. >> reporter: the pot was filled with bbs and nails to injure as many people as possible. it worked. the shrapnel tore through limbs forcing doctors to perform several amputations. >> almost all of them had such severe trauma in their lower extremity it was beyond salvation. we just completed what the bomb had done. >> reporter: while the investigation continues, victims are being remembered through makeshift memorials like this one near the marathon course and through candlelight vigils. about 1,000 people gathered in dorchester, massachusetts, to remember 8-year-old martin richard. he was the youngest victim. >> i have a 8-year-old son myself who was out there that day right before it happened. and i sympathize with
round, first-time winner and a controversy involving the sport's biggest star. susan mcginnis wraps up the action from augusta. >> reporter: a dramatic finish at the masters. on a rainy sunday, adam scott won a playoff against angel cabrera, the first australian to win this tournament. winning your first major, is it extra special that happenede nation?>> i ean, i think it's a culmination of everything that i've done as a golfer. >> reporter: scott came from behind in regulation and made this long putt on the 18th hole to take the lead. but cabrera made a tough putt of his own at 18 to force the playoff. it ended up being a frustrated tournament for tiger woods who was the favorite going in. he stayed within striking distance, but he couldn't overcome the controversial two-stroke penalty he received for an illegal drop on friday. >> well, we could do that what-if in every tournament we lose. we lose more tournaments than we win out here. >> reporter: as always, woods drew big crowds. another fan favorite, tianlang guan, known more for his age than his final score. the 14-year-old is th
are treating the bombing as an act of terrorism. >> joining us live is susan mcginnis. thanks for joining us. as we reported washington, d.c. is on high alert and a huge area around the white house is cordoned off. no one can get there. what are you hearing as far as other cities and security? >> reporter: security is being beefed up of course around boston and other major cities around the country and the world as well. so folks here are being told to be on heightened alert. governor de value pat -- deval patrick asked every citizen to be aware. in other cities, heightened security there. several events here are being canceled. celtics game and other events,. some schools being canceled. the berkley school of music is closed today. the london marathon is coming up. london is reviewing its security plans. this this is something that is having a worldwide impact. this remains an active crime scene. we're about three blocks in front of where the two explosions happened at the finish line ever the boston marathon. the police have blockaded about a three to five block radius around that. it's a
runners were on the course when they basically just stopped the race. with the latest now, here's susan mcginnis live in boston. >> reporter: police have search an apartment in a boss suburb. removed several bags in connection with a person interest looking for clues to try to help them figure this out. meanwhile the people of boston and law enforcement trying to piece together who is responsible for the attack. a pair of explosions at the finish line of the boston marathon, the bloody scene shocked many here in boston and around the world. >> you hear about things in other countries and other places, and i guess in the united states we have to be aware that perhaps more of that will be coming our way. >> reporter: the investigation started almost immediately. officials cordenned off several blocks around the bomb site to allow bomb squad detectives to sweep the area for explosive devices. we learned federal and local authorities are searching an apartment of someone they're calling a person of interest in a boston suburb of brassiere. >> this is a fluid and active and fluent ongoing investigati
. susan mcginnis live in boston, thank you. >>> boston was on the minds of runners and spectators at the weekend's london marathon. they observed a moment of silence prior to yesterday's race and wore black ribbons. security forces were increased by 40%. even prince harry was on hand mingling in the crowd. >> no, it was never an option to cancel. >> never an option to cancel that race. they had about 35,000 runners on. in e who finished the race, a fund to help boston bombings victims was begin $3. we'll have continuing coverage of the boston marathon bombings right here on kpix 5 and kpix.com. stay with us. >>> new this morning, five people includi the gunman were shot and killed during a shootout at an apartment complex in seattle. officers say bullets were flying when they arrived at the scene. they tried to help two injured men in the parking lot when one of them reached for a gun. a total of 8 officers opened fire. investigators later found other victims in two different apartments. no word yet on why the shooting occurred. >>> you can expect delays if you are planning on fly
earning him the coveted green jacket. susan mcginnis, cbs news, augusta, georgia. >> amazing. >>> it is 4:53. time for the question of the morning. according to askmen.com, which one of these do 62% of men believe exist? >> come on, guys. is it a, aliens, b, ghosts, or c, angels? what do you think? put your answer on our fan page. we'd love to hear >>> light sprinkles out there. spotty drizzle. we'll have it on and off. better chance it stays west of us. a cool day. you'll need a jacket or light wind breaker with highs 65 to 70. let's check in with monika with timesaver traffic. >>> i'm happy to say this is what it looks like on the beltway in oxon hill. all of your southern maryland corridors look good as well. at 210 to the wilson bridge, we're in good shape. no problems on route 4, route 5 or route 301 this morning. back to you guys. >>> last night was the mtv music awards. among the big winners, comedian will ferrell. he received an award that most people would agree he truly deserved. >> he was given mtv's ain august recall com-- inaugural comic jean just award. he wore a suit covere
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